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2010 T. Jefferson Parker
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Topics: Police -- California -- Los Angeles County -- Fiction, Firearms industry and trade -- Fiction
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2010 Kelly, Jim, 1957-
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Topics: Police, Murder
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2010 Housewright, David, 1955-
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Kidnapped by a grifter who has been using his identity in an elaborate con that has devastated an entire South Dakota community, retired cop and millionaire Rushmore McKenzie finds himself at the mercy of angry and desperate townspeople who have nothing left to lose
Topics: McKenzie, Mac (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Kidnapping, Ex-police officers,...
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2010 Woods, Sherryl
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"This edition published by arrangement with Harlequin Books S.A"--Title page verso
Topics: Grandfathers, Police, Grandfathers, Grandfathers, Police
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2010 Price, Kalayna; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"A Roc Book"
Topics: Women private investigators, Witches, Police, Magic, Murder, Paranormal fiction
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2010 Robb, J. D., 1950-; Robb, J. D., 1950- Remember when
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"Previously published in Remember when."
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery -- Women Sleuths, Romance -- Romantic Suspense, Dallas, Eve...
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2010 Ferrarella, Marie
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"Author's 200th book"--Cover
Topics: Police, Arson investigation, Arson investigation, Police
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2010 Ellis, Robert, 1954-
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Punished by her superiors following the explosive end to her previous case, Detective Lena Gamble realizes that she has been set up for another fall when she is assigned the case of an unidentified victim whose body has been dismembered and tossed into a dumpster
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery, Los Angeles (Calif.). Police Department, Policewomen, Young...
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2010 Robinson, Peter
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Topics: Detective and mystery stories, English, Banks, Alan (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police --...
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Topics: Lomax, Mike (Fictitious character), Biggs,Terry (Fictitious character), Socialites, Vigilantes,...
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2010 King, J. Robert (John Robert)
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Extras (p. 391-413): Coming soon: Death's disciples; Twenty minutes with J. Robert King
Topics: Serial murders, Serial murder investigation, Serial murderers, Police, Police, Serial murder...
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2010 Wambaugh, Joseph
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Dana Vaughn, the LAPD's toughest cop, and her partner, former Hollywood actor Nate Weiss, are called to investigate a serial rapist. Meanwhile, fellow officers Flotsam and Jetsam are tracking a pair of suspicious bikers. However, when their cases cross paths and reveal something much more sinister, the foursome embarks on a career-changing case
Topic: Police
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2010 Barnett, Mac; Rex, Adam, illustrator
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"This edition is available for distribution only through the school market"--Page 2 of cover
Topics: Preteens, Mistaken identity, Books and reading, Librarians, Police, Quilts, Preteens, Mistaken...
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2010 Edwards, Martin, 1955-
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Seven years ago, Bethany Friend was found drowned in mere inches of water in the lonely Serpent Pool in England's Lake District. Was it suicide or murder? Now, determined to win justice for Bethany's dying mother, SCI Hannah Scarlett of the Cold Case Squad re-opens the case.-- Publisher's description
Topics: Scarlett, Hannah (Fictitious character), Kind, Daniel (Fictitious character), Police, Cold cases...
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2010 Läckberg, Camilla, 1974-; Murray, Steven T
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Includes a reading group guide
Topics: Police, City and town life, Murder, Suspense fiction, Murder, Police, Police, Suspense fiction
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2010 Herron, Rita B
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"Larger print"--Cover
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Indians of North America, Police, Indians of North America, Man-woman...
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2010 White, Kiersten
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Topics: Identity (Philosophical concept), Paranormal fiction, Police, Prophecies, Fairies, Shapeshifting,...
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2010 Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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After 24 years in prison, convicted killer Jason Jessup has been exonerated by new DNA evidence. Longtime defense attorney Mickey Haller is convinced Jessup is guilty, and he takes the case on the condition that he gets to choose his investigator, LAPD Detective Harry Bosch. Together, Bosch and Haller set off on a case fraught with political and personal danger. Opposing them is Jessup, now out on bail, a defense attorney who excels at manipulating the media, and a runaway eyewitness reluctant...
Topics: Bosch, Harry, Bosch, Harry, Haller, Mickey (Fictitious character), Police, Murder, Police Los...
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2010 Roslund, Anders, 1961-; Hellström, Börge, 1957-; Dickson, Kari
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Translation of: Tre sekunder
Topics: Police, Ex-convicts, Undercover operations, Prisons, Drug traffic, Corruption, Suspense fiction,...
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2010 Verdon, John
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Includes excerpt from Shut your eyes tight by author
Topics: Police, Serial murderers, Telepathy, Serial killers, Mystery fiction, Telepathy, Police, Serial...
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2010 Griffin, W. E. B; Butterworth, William E. (William Edmund)
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Topics: Payne, Matt (Fictitious character), Police, Vigilantes
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Topics: Police, Murder, Americans
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2010 Lake, Deryn
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The sleepy, eccentric Sussex village of Lakehurst suddenly becomes a place of terror and night shadows. After dark, it is not safe to go out, to the consternation of the newly arrived Vicar, trendy young Nick Lawrence, and Inspector Dominic Tennant of the Sussex Police Force. A serial killer is on the loose: one who leaves notes at the scene of his crimes signed "The Acting Light of the World."
Topics: Police, Vicars, Parochial, Serial murder investigation
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2010 Dahl, Kjell Ola, 1958-
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"A Thomas Dunne book."
Topics: German Occupation of Norway (1940-1945), Police, Police
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2010 Wambaugh, Joseph
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A circle of teenage burglars that the media has dubbed The Bling Ring has taken to pillaging the homes of Hollywood celebutants, and when a pair of drug-addled young copycats stumbles upon an art heist, that's just the beginning of the disaster to come. Soon LAPD veteran "Hollywood Nate" Weiss, surfer cops Flotsam and Jetsam, and the rest of the team at Hollywood Station have a deadly situation on their hands
Topics: Art dealers, Art thefts, Rich people, Gangs, Police, Art dealers, Art thefts, Gangs, Police, Rich...
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2010 Sullivan, Mark T
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When the world's most exclusive country club is infiltrated and held hostage on New Year's Eve, former special agent Mickey Hennessy must rescue all the hostages inside the club, including his own children
Topics: Rich people, Resorts, Hostages, Police, Private, Rich, Police, Resorts, Rich people, Rich, Resorts,...
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2010 Mackenzie, Jassy
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"A Jade de Jong investigation"--Cover
Topics: Women private investigators, Police corruption, FICTION, Police corruption, Women private...
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2010 Helton, Peter
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"DI Liam McLusky, freshly transferred from Southampton to Bristol and just recovered from an injury in the line of duty, has no time to settle in before catching a major case. Everyday objects that have been transformed into explosive devices are being left across Bristol, maiming or killing those who pick them up. McLusky must figure out who the killer is while navigating the fraught internal politics of his new post. Meanwhile, an ex-partner moves into the city to study{u2014}and keep...
Topics: Police, Improvised explosive devices, Serial murderers, Terrorists
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2010 M. C. Beaton
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Topics: MacBeth, Hamish (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police -- Scotland -- Highlands -- Fiction,...
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2010 Shalvis, Jill
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"It wasn't quite the 'morning after' she was hoping for ... Oh, dear. Bella Manchelli is so not having a good day. First, she's deliciously exhausted from last night's sizzling one-night stand. Second, there's a (gulp) dead body at her back door. Third ... um, that scrumptious one-nighter is at her front door ... and he's wearing a badge! Police Officer Jacob Madden is all about duty. Until he shows up looking for a homicide ... and runs right into last night's slice of sexy heaven! Damn,...
Topics: Cooks, Police, Murder, Cooks, Murder, Police
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2010 Cannell, Stephen J
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Topics: Scully, Shane (Fictitious character), Police
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2010 Genelin, Michael
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Topics: Europol, Matinova, Jana (Fictitious character), Women police chiefs, Police, College students,...
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2010 Robinson, Peter, 1950-
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Topics: Banks, Alan (Fictitious character), Police
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2010 Robb, J. D., 1950-
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The NYPSD's recently promoted captain returns home from a much-needed holiday only to discover his daughter, Deena, has been brutally murdered. The crime scene is so horrific that even New York's toughest cop, Lieutenant Eve Dallas, struggles to stomach the carnage. Determined to bring Deena's killer to justice, Dallas takes to the streets, only to find that the culprit is unmatchably clever
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery -- Women Sleuths, Mystery & Thrillers -- Police Procedurals,...
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2010 Kellerman, Jonathan
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"An Alex Delaware novel - ingenious, intriguing and breathtakingly good"--Cover
Topics: Delaware, Alex (Fictitious character), Sturgis, Milo (Fictitious character), Psychologists, Police,...
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2010 Johnston, Joan, 1948-
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"Nine years ago, Kate Grayhawk Pendleton walked into Wyatt Shaw's life--and out of it the next morning. Now Wyatt's back--and has the power to shatter Kate's future with the man she loves. By reputation, Wyatt Shaw is a brutal killer who always gets what he wants. And he wants Kate and her twin eight-year old sons. Texas Ranger Jack McKinley is hot on Wyatt Shaw's trail. The presumed heir to the D'Amato crime syndicate is threatening to steal the woman he loves. Holly McKinley is fighting...
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Police, Organized crime
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2010 Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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Originally published: New York : Little, Brown, 2009
Topics: Bosch, Harry, Police, Chinese Americans, Murder, Kidnapping, Triads (Gangs), Bosch, Harry...
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2010 Archer Mayor
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Topics: Joe Gunther (Fictitious character), Police, Serial murder investigation, Serial murders, Fiction
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2010 Patterson, James, 1947-; Marklund, Liza, 1962-
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NYPD detective Jack Kanon and Swedish reporter Dessie Larsson traverse Europe in hot pursuit of a serial killer, one who sends a postcard before each murder and was responsible for the slayings of Jack's daughter and her boyfriend
Topics: Police, Americans, Women journalists, Couples, Serial murderers, Large type books, Mystery
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2010 Berry, Linda, 1940-
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Originally published: Waterville, Me. : Five Star, 2009
Topics: Roundtree, Trudy (Fictitious character), Murder, Police, Policewomen
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2010 Lindsay, Jeffry P
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Topics: Morgan, Dexter (Fictitious character), Forensic scientists, Serial murderers, Police
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2010 Bagwell, Stella
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"The long, lean deputy couldn't hide his fascination with the mystery lady he'd discovered. Something about her vulnerability, her wistfulness drew Brady Donovan as no one else ever had. In fact, when she left the hospital, he named her 'Lass' and brought her to his family's ranch to finish recuperating. But as the attraction between them grew, Brady fought contradictory urges. He wanted to claim Lass as his own--but what if she was already spoken for? Why was she abandoned on the side of...
Topics: Police, Ranches, Ranch life, Man-woman relationships, Man-woman relationships, Police, Ranch life,...
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2010 Ellison, J. T
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Homicide detective Taylor Jackson thinks she's seen it all in Nashville-- but she's never seen anything as perverse as The Conductor. Once his victim is captured, he contains her in a glass coffin, slowly starving her to death. Only then does he give in to his attraction. Later, he creatively disposes of the body by reenacting scenes from famous paintings
Topics: Women detectives, Police, Police, Women detectives
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2010 Wayne, Joanna
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Xexy Jaime Collingsworth almost made Rio Hernandez forget his undercover assignment in a cartel threatening to destroy south Texas. Rio didn't know what the cartel wanted with Jaime; he only knew he had to protect her
Topics: Police, Organized crime, Organized crime, Police
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2010 Barton, Beverly
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When a recent spate of horrific murders is linked to a long-ago series of brutal crimes she hoped would never resurface, Chattanooga grief counselor Audrey Sherrod, who moonlights for the local police, soon discovers that the worst is yet to come
Topics: Serial murderers, Police, Police, Serial murderers
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"Edgar award--winning author of The naming of the dead"--Cover
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers -- Authors, A-Z -- ( R ) -- Rankin, Ian, Mystery & Thrillers -- Mystery...
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2010 Goodwin, Jason, 1964-
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Author interview at end
Topics: Yashim (Fictitious character : Goodwin), Eunuchs, Police, Murder, Courts and courtiers, Eunuchs,...
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2010 Cleeves, Ann
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When a woman's body is discovered at the renowned Fair Isle's bird observatory, with feathers threaded through her hair, the islanders react with fear and anger. With no support from the mainland and only his fiancé to help him, Shetland Detective Jimmy Perez soon realizes that this is no crime of passion--but a murder of cold and calculated intention
Topics: Perez, Jimmy (Fictitious character), Police, Islands, Murder, Islands, Murder, Perez, Jimmy...
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Arthur Bryant, John May and the Peculiar Crimes Unit are on the trail of an enigma: a young man called Mr Fox. But his identity is false, his links to society are invisible and his home yields no clues. All they know is that somehow he escaped from a locked room and murdered one of their best and brightest. Now the detectives are being lured down into the darkest recesses of the London Underground where their quarry, expertly disguised, has struck again
Topics: May, John (Fictitious character), Bryant, Arthur (Fictitious character), Police, Murder, Subways,...
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2010 Leon, Donna
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Maps on endpapers
Topics: Brunetti, Guido (Fictitious character), Police
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2010 Sandford, John, 1944 Feb. 23-
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Weather Karkinnen, surgeon, wife of an investigator named Lucas Davenport, unwittingly witnesses the robbery of the hospital pharmacy where she works. With the death of a pharmacy worker on their hands, the three thieves set out to find out who Weather is, and eliminate the only possible witness ...
Topics: Davenport, Lucas (Fictitious character), Police, Witnesses, Murder
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2010 Purnhagen, Mara
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"Can Kate Morgan stand up for herself-- without being labeled a snitch? Kate is just as confused as her best friend, Lan, when she arrives at Cleary High to find the building's been 'tagged' with a life-size graffiti mural. Could the culprit be one of their friends or classmates? And is the kind-of-amazing creation really vandalism, or a work of art? She's tempted to stay out of it-- mostly because, as the police chief's daughter, she's worried about being labeled a snitch. But when the...
Topics: Graffiti, Teenagers, Children of police, High schools, Friendship, Children of police, Friendship,...
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2010 Freeman, Brian, 1963-
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Topics: Police, Missing children
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2010 Kaminsky, Stuart M
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"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Topics: Rostnikov, Porfiry Petrovich (Fictitious character), Police, Serial murders, Police, Rostnikov,...
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2010 Shayne, Maggie
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When rookie cop Bryan Kendall's lover is murdered in the same style of a recently executed serial killer, he stands accused of the crime. A continent away, his first lover, Dawn Jones, hears of the case and knows she's the only one who can help him
Topics: Police, Malicious accusation, Man-woman relationships, Murder, Malicious accusation, Man-woman...
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2010 Ferrarella, Marie; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topics: Police, Single fathers
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2010 London, Jeanie
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"Doesn't take much to start the talk in this town. And no one knows that better than Francesca Raffa. Once the town's rebel and favorite topic of conversation, she's returned home a responsible single mom and respectable executive. Nothing to whisper about here. That is until police chief Jack Sloan pays her a visit--or three"--Page 2 of cover
Topics: Single mothers, Businesswomen, Police chiefs, Businesswomen, Police chiefs, Single mothers
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2010 Novak, Brenda; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"The heat is on...Twelve people have been shot at point-blank range and left to rot in the desert sun. It's Sophia St. Claire's job to do something about it. She's Bordertown, Arizona's new chief of police--and she's out of her depth. Help arrives in the form of Department 6 hired gun Roderick Guerrero. As far as Sophia's concerned, his involvement only makes things worse. Maybe he's managed to turn his life around. And maybe he's a good investigator. But as the bastard son of a wealthy...
Topics: Women police chiefs, Murder, Police corruption, Fathers and sons
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2010 Castillo, Linda
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Topics: Women police chiefs, Amish, Families, Family secrets
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2010 Levien, David
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"A Detective Frank Behr novel"--Cover
Topics: Private investigators, Missing persons, Murder, Organized crime, Ex-police officers